Subscriber Account active since. For "breastaurants" like Hooters and Twin Peaks, a loss of interest in breasts is bad for business. Part of Hooters' struggles are tied to the sales slump that is hitting most sit-down causal-dining chains. But a lack of interest in waitresses' cleavage — especially when there are breastaurants like Twin Peaks promising more scandalous experiences elsewhere — likely isn't helping. Hooters has struggled to win over millennials for some time now.
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Three former aviation students sued Hooters Air Wednesday, claiming the startup carrier used their business plan from a class project as the blueprint for launching the airline but never compensated them. The former Southern Illinois University students said Hooters used their "concept, plan and work product" to start the airline in , but never offered them management jobs or a stake in the company, according to a lawsuit filed in Cook County Circuit Court. The men contend they presented a detailed business proposal to a representative from Hooters of America Inc. Hooters Air started flying four years later, bearing a strong resemblance to the students' business plan, the lawsuit alleges.
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Usually, when you announce where you're headed for dinner, it's met with a bit of excitement and — hopefully — agreement. Announce to the family you'd like to go to Hooters , though, and it might be met with doubt and a disapproving scowl. There's no denying that Hooters — with their scantily-clad waitresses and looks-based hiring practices — has always targeted a certain client base. It's hard to believe they've been doing it for more than 30 years, and according to USA Today , they haven't aged well.
Hooters of America, the breastaurant chain long rumored to be for sale, has been acquired by Nord Bay Capital and TriArtisan Capital Advisors, the parties announced late Monday. Details of the deal were not disclosed. Previous Hooters owners Chanticleer Holdings and H. Capital will retain stakes in the casual-dining chain.